Contrarian NFL betting strategy for Week 10

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There were some real cakewalks across the NFL this past weekend. True shellackings that had many fans changing the channel before halftime. You know who you are ...

Most of these big victors were heavily bet public favorites. Those sorts of teams are ones we tend to shy away from at Sports Insights. Oddsmakers will shade lines on popular teams and heavy favorites because they know that square, public bettors will still bet on them. This creates value on the other side in the long run.